HOLBROOK, MCKEON, COWLISHAW, CROTTY, SCHOENBERG, GASH, RONEN
CRIM CD-DOMESTIC BATTERY
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Provides that a person
convicted of domestic battery shall for a first offense be sentenced
to a minimum of 48 consecutive hours of imprisonment that shall not be
suspended or reduced (now the mandatory minimum 48 hours of
imprisonment applies to a second conviction within 5 years of a
previous conviction for domestic battery.) Effective immediately.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Provides for a mandatory sentence of at least 90 consecutive days
of imprisonment for a second or subsequent violation of domestic
CORRECTIONAL NOTE, H-AM 1
There will be a minimal fiscal impact on this Dept.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 2.
Provides that a second or subsequent domestic battery violation
requires a mandatory 96 hours of nonconsecutive imprisonment (rather
than 90 consecutive days of imprisonment).
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 2 SENATE - 0
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